Tag: Middle Childhood

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school January 17, 2019

Know when to keep kids home sick from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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Children Cold & Flu

family-fitness January 11, 2019

Commit to be fit: family fitness for a new year

Being active together is a good way to achieve family fitness while carving out quality time.

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Fitness

Kids eating popcorn during a sleepover. January 10, 2019

Ideas for fun, healthier snacks for sleepovers

Pass on the chips and brownies and try these healthier options for your kid's next sleepover.

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Children Nutrition

Children staying active and playing jumprope in playground December 17, 2018

How otherwise healthy children can have very high cholesterol levels

Discover what parents should watch for, and how to detect and treat familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).

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Children Heart & Vascular

Father and young son at risk of obesity smiling at camera November 16, 2018

The danger of obesity and weight gain in children

Learn more about common lipid disorders that can result from obesity and how to prevent them.

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Children

Two teenaged girls playing lacrosse on an outdoor field wearing eye protection. November 5, 2018

How to prevent sports-related eye injuries

The right gear can prevent traumatic injury to the eyes during youth sports and activities.

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Eye Prevention

October 29, 2018

Make Halloween less scary with safe trick-or-treating

Drivers and parents be alert: Child-pedestrian deaths increase on Halloween night.

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Children Safety

October 25, 2018

Fun ‘candy alternatives’ for Halloween

Stock your treat bowl with these easy, fun options to cut down on fun-sized candy bars.

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Children Nutrition

October 22, 2018

6 ideas for fall family fun

Get out and get active while enjoying the colors of fall as a family.

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Children Teens